Our CMV winner: iShinobi Studios!
Ghost in Blue is an Anime/Video Game cover band based out of Kent, Ohio. Returning for their fourth year at Colossalcon, they hope to achieve a wonderful musical performance that leaves you going ‘Hey, I know that song’ and ‘This music is from something I’ve experienced prior to the events of this convention’. Keep an ear open for various songs from Naruto, Seven Deadly Sins, Fullmetal Alchemist, Death Note, and more!
You can sign up for our Videogame tournaments at the link below:
Our 2022 schedule is now online! You can begin planning your convention weekend!
Please note that our schedule is subject to change up to and during the convention itself. For the most up-to-date version, our guidebook will be online in the upcoming weeks.
Sean Forney is a twenty-year professional illustrator currently working on covers and art for Counterpoint Comics, Ethereal, Coffin Comics, Silent Mayhem, Aspen, and Totally Rad, along with his creator-owned comic series Scarlet Huntress. Sean works as a colorist for many companies including Counterpoint Comics for multiple titles including Tiggomverse, Hardlee Thinn, Notti & Nyce, Savage Eve, and Do You Pooh? Published cover work includes Vampirella/Red Sonja (Dynamite), Spicy Pulp Comics (Virus/Heavy Metal), Pestilence (Aftershock), Nyobi Outbreak (Nyobi), Franklin & Ghost (SourcePoint Press), Bloodstrike (Image), and TMNT (IDW). Cover and interior work can be seen in Death Notice (Bear Claw Studios), All Out Pooh (Counterpoint), Lyaxia (Alcyone Studios), and multiple titles for Devil’s Due/1First and Zenescope. Commercial artwork includes Upper Deck, Tire Discounters, Red Roof Inn, Cut the Rope (Titan Publishing), Lego, Inc., My Adventures with Spider-Man (Marvel/Identity Direct), and the Spin Master’s Bakugan toy line. Sean also hosts weekly live-drawing sessions through his YouTube channel and appears on podcasts and other live streams. The newest chapter of Scarlet Huntress is slated to debut in summer/fall 2022.
Rodney is a writer and artist from Cincinnati, Ohio. He is the creator, writer, and/or artist of Roadkill Rampage, Unchained, Pitter Patter,and Peanut Puddin’ n’ Jelly all published through Hazzum Productions as well as numerous other titles reaching all the way back into the ‘90s. He has a versatile style that ranges from cartoony to high detailed illustrations. You can find more of his work on his website and on social media.
Do you love styling wigs for cosplay? Would you like to compete against other contestants to see who can style the best wig in just three hours? Head over to the event information and sign up!
Casey Mongillo is a voice actor, gamer and musician based in Southern California. They are most known for playing the role of Shinji Ikari in the 2019 Netflix dub of “Neon Genesis Evangelion” (as well as the two movies “Death and Rebirth”, and “End of Evangelion”). Other popular roles include the Protagonist in “Shin Megami Tensei V”, Scorbunny, Raboot, Cinderace & Raichu in “Pokemon Journeys”, and Emporio Alniño in “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean”.
Casey also voices Sho Suzuki in “Mob Psycho 100”, Floofty Fizzlebean in “Bugsnax”, Allister in “Pokemon: Twilight Wings”, Nicol Amalfi in “Gundam SEED” (NYAV Post dub), Theo in “86”, Cody in “Fena: Pirate Princess”, Zoe, Hex, and Milo Belladonna in “Monster Prom” & “Monster Camp”, Selenium in “Vitamin Connection”, and Sandboy in “Miraculous Ladybug”. They have also provided various additional voices for games such as Red Dead Redemption, Elder Scrolls Online: Skyrim, Grand Theft Auto, Need for Speed and many more!
Casey is frequently found online playing Fallout 76, retro video games, riding their skateboard, or listening to music on their DAT player.
Ben is one of the most in-demand young voice actors today, appearing in high profile games, animation, and anime. He has voiced Hahn in Avatar: The Last Airbender, Sai in Naruto Shippuden, Knuckle Bine in Hunter X Hunter, and Eddie Brock/Venom in The Spectacular Spider-Man. He also voiced the Disney character Stitch in the English version of the anime series Stitch! as well the Chinese animated series Stitch & Ai. Fans can now hear him voice Boris in Rocky & Bullwinkle and his Emmy Award winning role as Gonzo in Muppet Babies.
Kiera Please is an on and off screen social media personality, voice actress, and artist who has amassed over one million followers across multiple platforms. Kiera has a unique perspective and ability to create, perform, and promote, engaging content to a broad audience. Her cosplay and geeky side, along with her strong sense of beauty, fashion, and style have afforded her the opportunity to gather an engaged domestic and international fan base.
Amber Lee Connors
Amber Lee Connors is a professional voice actress for anime and video games. Her anime credits include Komi Can’t Communicate (Komi); Attack on Titan (Pieck); My Hero Academia (Ms. Joke); JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: STONE OCEAN (Gwess); JuJutsu Kaisen (Mei Mei), Keijo!!!!!!!! (Nozomi Kaminashi); Seven Deadly Sins (Gelda); Fairy Tail (Brandish μ); RWBY (Vernal); Dragon Ball Super (Dercori); Re;Zero (Fortuna); MetaRunner (Lucinia); Combatants Will Be Dispatched (Snow); Wandering Witch Elaina (Elaina); Citrus (Mei Aihara); Kokkoku (Juri Yukawa), Myriad Colors Phantom World (Mai Kawakami); Love Tyrant (Akane Hiyama); WorldEnd (Chtholly); One Piece: Film Gold (Baccarat); A Silent Voice (Miki Kawai) & many more!
Blythe Renay is a voice actor, singer, dancer, stage actor, and comedian. She is best known for hervoice acting roles as Zomboss in Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands, as well as GenIVIV and Double DownDomino in Borderlands 3. She can also be heard In the Rooster Teeth series, Death Battle asBlack Canary and Sailor Galaxia. She plays Sayako Yamada in Kageki Shojo!!, and can be heard inother Crunchy Roll series such as Actors: Songs Connection, Kono Oto Tomare!, and MillionArthur.Blythe can often be found singing on stage at Professor Shyguy shows, and she has beenperforming with her comedy troupe, the Damsels of Dorkington, for over a decade. In additionto performing, Blythe works as a producer in the video game industry. She is currently anassociate producer for the Narrative team working on the video games Star Citizen and Squadron42, and she previously spent 3 years as a producer at Gearbox Software.
Kyle Phillips is a Dallas-based anime voice director and actor, who’s primarily worked with FUNimation Productions since 2008. Kyle started his career as an ADR Engineer, working on numerous titles such as One Piece, xxxHolic, Fairy Tail, and many more. He started getting behind the mic almost immediately, doing crowd scenes and the occasional bit part. Eventually, voice acting turned into one of his favorite parts of his job, so he decided to really pursue it and has been acting ever since. His more notable roles include Jason the reporter in Fairy Tail, Marco the Phoenix in One Piece, Genshiro Saji in High School DxD, Sosuke Sugaya in Assassination Classroom, Mistugu Yamaji in Three Leaves, Three Colors, Sho Tokugawa in Cheer Boys!!, Hairo Kineshi in The Disastrous Life of Saiki K, Denki Kaminari in My Hero Academia, and Suigin Riku in The Silver Guardian.
The Sandusky Transit System will be running additional buses for Colossalcon in order to accommodate the influx of attendees using the system. The Blue Line runs the length of Rt 250/Milan Rd and is available every 30 minutes. The Transit system runs from 5am – 12:30am each day. The cost to ride is $1.50 per way and you can use several methods to purchase tickets:
-Exact change at the bus
More information on the bus system can be found on on the Sandusky Transit Website